Bandits dressed as Darth Vader strike dollar store

SHREVEPORT — Shreveport police are on the lookout for a couple of thieves dressed as Darth Vader.

Police tell KTBS TV the pair robbed a Dollar General store around 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

The suspects are described as black males, both approximately six-feet tall, wearing all dark clothing and the “Star Wars” character, Darth Vader masks covering portions of their faces.

Investigators are looking into the possibility that the robbery may be linked to an earlier robbery of the same store on Monday.

No one was injured.